Africa in Stitch



Friday 22nd July

Pretty Flamingos

Stitch technique

Create a layered panel using machine and hand embroidery depicting flamingos at a water hole

Textile technique

Plastics and painted Tyvek

Friday 19th August

African ladies

Stitch technique

Create an African figure carrying a hand coiled pot

Textile Technique

Paper beads

Friday 23rd September

African sunset

Stitch technique

Cut back applique with a painted background

Textile Technique

Batik

Friday 21st October

African Vessel

Stitch technique

Create a striking vessel using found objects such a cowrie shells

Textile technique

Distressing with lutrador

Friday 18th November

African indigo fabric

Stitch Technique

Tie Dyeing

Textile technique

Indigo

Monday, 28 May 2012

Egyptian Exhibition

As we are taking a journey down the Nile in stitch I thought you may like to go and see an Egyptian exhibition that is on in Leeds at the moment for inspiration Unfortunately it finished on the 17th June just before the first workshop

Saturday, 19 May 2012


End of year exhibition 
Friday 15th June 6.30pm, Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June 10.00 til 16.00hrs
Please do come along on the 15th June from 6.30pm for the preview and meet all the students,
 the Mayor of Harrogate and stall holders and join us for a glass of wine.
Spofforth Memorial Hall, HG3 1AP